Senker, Cath. Strength in Numbers 1861 – 1899 : Industrialization and Political Activism. 2011 (June). Chelsea House, $35.00 (978-1-6041-3931-0). Gr. 4-8. [jsl]
Strength in Numbers is an information packed look at the state of women’s rights and the domestic vs. public spheres during the Civil War and immediately after the war. There are an admirable number of side panels that highlight very important women activists of the time period.